Sep 16, 2010 7:00pm EDT
wife and children. >> we think of jennifer, haley and makalya every second of every day. >> tonight, searching for justice after an unthinkable crime. he's accused of murdering 13 people during the fort hood shooting spree. now, it's time for major nidal hasan to finally face a judge. plus -- drugs in america. tonight, the startling new study that's forcing the question -- why are so many people getting high? gunfire ringing through the halls of one of the best hospitals in the world today as police say a man overwhelmed by his mother's condition pulled a gun and opened fire on her doctor. the shooting didn't stop there. it happened at johns hopkins medical center. investigators say the doctor had just told 50-year-old paul warren partis his mother had been left paralyzed. >> during the course of the conversation with the doctor, mr. davis removed a small semiautomatic handgun from his waist area, waistband area and fired a single gunshot that struck the doctor. >> that's when police started the evacuations, they blocked off the floor and shut down parts of the hospital. this afte
Sep 16, 2010 3:00pm EDT
and two doctors tied up at that point and jennifer, calmly, we have seen the surveillance video, approached the bank teller after the giving the $15,000 and told the teller what was going on and when the bank manager heard the story he decided to call 9-1-1. >> we have a lady in our bank right now who says that her husband and children are being held at their house. the people are in a car outside the bank and she is getting $15,000 to bring out to them that if the police are told they will kill the children and the husband. >> jennifer petit told the tell are she was told by the captor no harm would come to any of them if she got them that $15,000. obviously that proved to be untrue. >> i have learned that the two men were prepared to plead guilty and the only reason why they are now in trial, one is having a trial move forward the state wants to have the membership die, to go with the death penalty so that is, really, the gist of this, and that is why we are hearing from the defense attorneys that the police played a role in all of this because if this can be proof the police
Sep 27, 2010 3:00pm EDT
, rather, a government with lots of money and techno how. jennifer, wonder would that might be? what are they saying? >>reporter: the pentagon does not comment on this which shows how important it is. we do know it is u.s. policy not to use a cyber weapon in a first strike capability of the security firm has said that this worm has essentially struck most in iran 60 percent of the cases have been on iranian facilities and the iranians say that it slowed down their equipment at the main facility. >>shepard: pentagon is not commenting. do we have appear idea of who is behind it? >>reporter: look who benefits. all eyes according to sources i have spoken to, are on israel, because israel obviously has the most to gain from an attack like this. it came through a german software company and the software was sold to iran and it went through germany and that software is used to control the industrial facilities. that's how the worm got into the system. >>shepard: thank you from the pentagon, jennifer. if you think flying has become more expensive the last year, you are right. it is not the c
Sep 16, 2010 1:00pm EDT
in connecticut. jurors also saw the last footage of jennifer hawk petit alive when she went to a bank during what was essentially a six-hour ordeal, forced by her captures to take out $15,000 to try to save her family. they told her if she did things would be okay. while at the bank she tried as well to signal for help, and here is the resulting 911 call from the bank worker. >> we have a lady who is in our bank right now who says that her husband and children are being held at their house, the people are in a car outside the bank. she is getting $15,000 to bring out to them. that if the police are told they will kill her children and the husband. they have their faces covered. she is petrified. she is getting in a car, it's like a gray suv. they pulled up, now they are pulling out. >> just her or -- >> no, somebody else is driving. >> okay. >> she says they drove her here. megyn: within an hour the house was set on fire and jennifer and the two petit daughters were dead from smoke inhalation inside. william, the father narrowly escaped beaten within an inch of his life and left in the basement.
Sep 27, 2010 11:00am EDT
have started this kind of industrial sabotage and the real motive behind it. jennifer griffin is live for us at the pentagon. what do we know about the virus and where it might have come from? >> reporter: what we know is that it's called stuxnet, it's a real tongue twister. what we now from the security firm is that 60% of the attacks by this worm have taken police inside iran. iranian officials are now saying that their nuclear facility, the one built by the russians has had technical difficulties as a result of this worm and we know that some of the centrifuges at the main facility in iran where they are enriching highly enriched uranium, it has been slowed down. the begs the question, jon, who is behind this cyber attack. it is a cyber attack. it is likely something that was embedded inc into software and t software, yes semens which is a german company sold a lot of software to the iranians that is used in the nuclear program. the question is, was it germany behind it, israel or was it the united states. the united states has a very sophisticated cyber command out at fort meade.
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years ago, july 07 two men follow jennifer pettite and her two daughters from the local supermarket to their home in connecticut and that began the horrific ordeal for the pettite family that as you say involved torture, rape and murder. only the father, a doctor survived able to free himself from the basement where he was tied up by the two men. he escaped to a neighbor's house. the neighbor called 911, at that point it was too late, his wife and daughters were already dead. a 911 call released during the trial for one of the defendants shows what happened before the murders took place. this is when the killers drove jennifer pettite to the bank so that she could get money for them. the person whose voice you here, who called 911 is the bank teller. listen. >> there is no robbery here, but we have a lady who is in our bank right now who says that her husband and children are being held at their house. the people are in a car outside the bank, she is getting $15,000 to bring out to them. that if the police are told they will kill her children and the husband. her name is jennifer pe